Pictured: Alex Shapiro. The Kansas City Symphony has welcomed Alex Shapiro as their new Director of Development according to a recent press release. Shapiro, who started December 5th, has over 25 years experience working with non-profits and will be responsible for overseeing the Symphony’s fundraising efforts, which includes raising more than... Read more
Pictured: Shanna Jones. The Kansas City Repertory Theatre has announced casting for their Winter production of SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM, the musical revue celebrating the work of Stephen Sondheim. Directed by Artsitc Director Eric Rosen, the 4 person production features Jenny Ashman, Shanna Jones, Orville Mendoza, Oliver Thornton.... Read more
For its first major grant funding round of fiscal year 2017, the National Endowment for the Arts, headed by NEA Chairman Jane Chu, announced more than $30 million will be awarded to nonprofit organizations and individuals across the country for grants in the areas of Art Works, Art Works: Creativity Connects, Challenge America, and Creative Writing Fellowships.
Pictured: Charles Fugate. Spinning Tree Theatre has announced the cast and director for their Winter production of SHIPWRECKED! by Donald Margulies. Directed by Vanessa Severo, the production features Charles Fugate, Bob Linebarger and Megan Herrera. SHIPWRECKED! runs January 19th – February 5th at Just Off Broadway – 3051 Penn... Read more
Jennifer Mays. Photo courtesy of Unicorn Theatre. It’s no secret the holidays are chock full of merry-making, and much like our kid-friendly list, our adult-friendly list will help you make the most of the theater season. Grab an adult, grab an adult beverage and add these four shows to your... Read more